Captiva Panel To Meet Sept. 10

The next meeting of the Captiva Community Panel is set for Tuesday, Sept. 10, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Cone Rooms on Chadwicks Square at South Seas Island Resort. This meeting is open to all interested islanders and the public.

Among the agenda items will be updates on the iguana control program, the Andy Rosse beach access improvements, the Wastewater Committee research and the Captiva Drive walkway design; plus committee reports and updates from other island organizations.

Public participation is invited and encouraged. The next Captiva Community Panel meeting tentatively will be Oct. 8. Information and background documents are available online at

9:00 a.m. Introductions and roll call. Approval of Aug. 13 minutes
9:05 a.m. Captiva Fire District update – Chief Jeff Pawul
9:10 a.m. LCSO update – Lt. Mike Sawicki
9:15 a.m. CEPD update – Carolyn Weaver
9:20 a.m. Iguana control: Interim & long-term funding– Dave Jensen/David Mintz
9:30 a.m. Blind Pass Bridge: Discussions with county – David Mintz
9:35 a.m. Andy Rosse entrance update – David Mintz/Ken Gooderham
9:40 a.m. Captiva Code status (slated for November panel meeting) – David Mintz
9:45 a.m. Committee reports (as needed):
• Wastewater (storm water runoff & drainage) – Jay Brown
• Development (fund-raising letter, “Welcome Back” cruise)– Mike Boris/Mike Mullins
• Communications– Mike Mullins
• Captiva Drive improvements – David Mintz
• County taxation– Mike Mullins
• Hurricane communications – Mike Lanigan
• Captiva Brand video & education – Antje Baumgarten
• Sea level rise & funding – Linda Laird (Jay Brown)
11:00 a.m. Future issues for consideration:
• Retainer agreement for attorney
• Impervious surface ratios
• Stormwater runoff & drainage issue
• Gas vs. electric golf carts
11:15 a.m. Financial update – Mike Boris/Ken Gooderham
11:20 a.m. New business and public comment
• Confirm date and quorum for next meeting

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